Traders' body asks government to ban WhatsApp, Facebook over new privacy policy

Traders' body- the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) wrote to Information and Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad demanding that the government restrict WhatsApp from implementing its new privacy policy or impose a ban on the messaging app and its parent company Facebook. The CAIT claimed that through the new privacy policy, "all kinds of personal data, payment transactions, contacts, location and other vital information of a person who is using WhatsApp will be acquired by it and can be used for any purpose by WhatsApp". Watch the full video to find out more on this story with Time Now.